. thank you. >> thank you, david. >>> coming up here, balance of power. will democrats take back the house? how the shutdown in obama care are playing across the country. later, nbc news anchor brian williams reflects on the one-year anniversary of hurricane sandy, which is coming [ grunts softly ] [ ding ] i sense you've overpacked, your stomach. try pepto to-go. it's pepto-bismol that fits in your pocket. relief can be yours, but your peanuts... are mine. ♪ >>> there's some congressional politics now. we're here with our political director chuck todd for a first read sunday. chuck, it's been a tough few weeks politically for republicans. the question is, is it really an opportunity for democrats in 2014? can they change control of the house? >> look, if this were october 27, 2014 instead of 2013, we would be talking about democrats having a serious chance. just from the summer now to early fall, it was dead even between an nbc journal poll over who should control the house. right here during the shutdown, a breakout here, eight points, it was the largest lead we'd shown in four years.